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Rental Associate - Telluride Sports - Franz Klammer - Full Time and Part Time

Vail Resorts

Telluride, CO, US

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

As a Vail Resorts Rental Technician Associate you get to work with some of the industries leading brands, including K2, Salomon, Burton, Blizzard, Rossignol, Volkl, and Never Summer to name just a few.  As a VRR Associate you can take advantage of ski schedules, where you can work a morning, afternoon or split shift, merchandise discounts available across all our company stores, access to discounts, alternating free tune and demo coupons bi-weekly with paychecks, in store storage for your skis and snowboards, opportunity for development, and for the right person to progress into a career with Vail Resorts.


The role of the Rental Technician is to be responsible for generating sales through world-class guest service through assisting customers with rental equipment, monitoring store appearance and merchandise displays. 

  • Explain to guests how to operate rental equipment, safety practices and guest responsibility for the equipment during the rental including length of rental and return options
  •  Ensure equipment on the rental "ready" line is ready to make a successful rental by cleaning, servicing, and testing according to established service requirements
  • Follow all company standards in regards to paperwork, cash management and loss prevention
  • Deliver an enthusiastic and professional level of customer service at all times
  • Maintain a neat and organized work area
  • Answer store phones courteously and professionally
  • Call for additional assistance if a line develops to ensure proper guest satisfaction



  • Education - HS Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Work Experience - No prior work experience required, experience in a retail environment or equivalent relevant experience preferred
  • Computer Skill - Basic computer skills with ability to learn
  • Language Skills - English Fluency
  • Other Requirements - Excellent customer service skills, ability to handle multiple customers and projects at one time, ability to troubleshoot and elevate questions or concerns to management.
  • Preferred Skills - Average math skills and merchandising


Some of the benefits include:

  • Ski and snowboard pass to Telluride Ski Resort, for employees who work 30+ hours a week
  • Ski and snowboard pass to Vail Resorts world-class resorts
  • Employee discounts at Vail Resorts retail stores
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Auto, Home and Pet Insurance
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug plans, for employees who have completed 750 hours of work
  • 401 (k) Retirement Plan, for employees who have completed 750 hours of work

Our Telluride Retail team has been providing gear and guidance since 1972, catering to those drawn to America’s Best Ski Resort. Not only does our Telluride Retail team enjoy the amazing benefits of getting to work in Telluride, CO but as part of the larger Vail Resorts family – all of our employees receive access to Telluride & the resorts that Vail Resorts operates in CO. Work with people that take customer service to the next level and cater to gear-heads and fashionistas alike. Grow your career further than you could imagine being part of the Vail Resorts family – starting with Telluride.

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

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